With the wind in his sails and full speed ahead, Lake Forest Sailing Center’s Head Coach Hunter Ratliff has his sights set on London, where he hopes to compete for a U.S. victory in the 2012 Olympic Games.
You know a new fashion season is just around the corner when the invitations to trunk shows begin to appear in your mailbox. Worth New York and Carlisle of New York, two high-end fashion houses, reach their devoted shoppers by creating personal shopping experiences in the homes of local women.
Lake Forest now has a world-class heart and vascular program right in our own community hospital. The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute (BCVI) has taken up residence at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital (NLFH), a move that will bring the highest level of cardiac care within minutes from home—often meaning the difference between life and death.
As time ticks away on summer vacation’s clock, it might be helpful to get the children back into a “school” frame of mind. Some of these books may just do the trick.
They are an enigma—those people who mysteriously communicate with horses on a higher plane. The Dennehys of Lake Forest seem to have horse whispering in their blood, with three generations of equestrian distinction to prove it.
As the 2011–2012 football season hangs in the balance while the National Football League works to settle its lockout, locals are more eager than ever for training camp to get underway so we can see one of our own take the field.
Not many authors gracefully straddle the line between nonfiction and fiction, but Sandra Dallas seems to have figured out the yin and yang of writing in both genres.
In celebration of our 10th anniversary, Forest & Bluff has chosen 10 people you must meet in the coming year. Our selection is as diverse as their backgrounds—some with stories of service an philanthropy and other of immeasurable success. But one consistent trait inherent to the group as a whole is that they embody the best of what lake forest and lake bluff have to offer.